Bethany Carson has taught English at Santa Fe Community College since 2002. She earned her B.A. in Comparative Religions from Haverford College and her M.A. in Liberal Arts from St. John’s College. Her work has been published in The Chronicle of Higher Education, Constellations: A Journal of Poetry and Fiction, The Santa Fe Literary Review, and West Trade Review, and she is the recipient of a 2021 fellowship from the Martha’s Vineyard Institute of Creative Writing.